Startup Thinks Its Tethered, Internet-Beaming Blimps Can Bridge the Digital Divide
SoftBank-backed blimp startup Altaeros thinks floating internet infrastructure can do more than emergency relief.
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FCC Boss Ajit Pai’s Own Agency Is Investigating Him For Potential Corruption
The FCC’s Inspector General has launched an investigation into whether Pai acted inappropriately as he rushed to dismantle media consolidation rules.
Why Broadband Competition at Faster Speeds is Virtually Nonexistent
Phone companies won't upgrade DSL lines, and cable companies won't expand their service maps.
The Alt-Right Thinks 5G Network Plans Are a Deep State Conspiracy Spearheaded By Google
Conspiracy theorists say they've found evidence that Google is involved in the already-abandoned plan to build a nationalized 5G network.
FCC Report Claims the Broken Broadband Market Has Been Magically Fixed By Killing Net Neutrality
"To call these numbers a testament to our national success is insulting and not credible."
The FCC Hopes its Empty Dedication to Rural Broadband Will Make You Forget it Killed Net Neutrality
The goal is to frame net neutrality as a fringe issue favored by the Hollywood elite, while suggesting the FCC’s hard at work tackling the real problem: rural broadband availability.
An Avalanche of Errors Led to the False Missile Alert in Hawaii
The FCC heard a preliminary report from an investigation into what went wrong.
Everything You Need to Know About a Nationalized 5G Wireless Network
The proposal stirred a lot of controversy after Axios published a memo and presentation on this idea this weekend.
This Is Ajit Pai's Official Calendar for the Months Leading Up to the Net Neutrality Repeal
Motherboard obtained the FCC chair's official calendar through a Freedom of Information request.
AT&T’s Push For A Fake Net Neutrality Law Begins In Earnest
AT&T wants an "internet bill of rights" that will enshrine a world without net neutrality.
Burger King Trolled Customers to Perfectly Explain Net Neutrality
In a new ad spot, the fast food chain uses Whoppers to teach customers about net neutrality.
More Than 750 American Communities Have Built Their Own Internet Networks
A new map shows that more communities than ever are building their own broadband networks to end big telecom's monopoly.
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